If the joint between two wires of different metallic material heats up, the thermoelectric effect results in an electrical voltage. The contact temperature measurement has used this effect for a long time with the help of thermocouple elements. If the connection is warm because of absorbed Radiation, this component is called Radiation thermocouple.
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